Garrett County officials say they’re monitoring the water quality of Deep Creek Lake after up to 1,700 gallons of raw sewage leaked from a faulty pumping system at a lakeside home in McHenry.
The Garrett County Sheriff’s Office says a woman and her four children were found safe after getting lost on Backbone Mountain.
A Garrett County developer faces up to 30 years in prison after pleading guilty to bank fraud conspiracy in a scheme involving three properties in western Maryland and West Virginia.
The Maryland Department of Natural Resources says it’s building 30 miles of new trails connecting state parks and forests in Garrett County.
A tanker truck carrying 10,000 gallons of propane overturned on a sharp curve in Oakland’s downtown business district Wednesday morning, prompting evacuation of about half the town, including 45 jail inmates, as a precaution, a county official said.
Authorities are releasing more information about a Frederick police officer charged with second-degree assault in Garrett County.
Maryland State Police have charged a Garrett County teacher with sexual abuse of a minor, child pornography and displaying obscene material to a minor.
Maryland State Police say a Christmas Eve snowstorm is making driving conditions hazardous in the Garrett County mountains.
The National Association of Counties is citing Garrett County as a model of economic recovery.
The Garrett County Commissioners are offering the county school system $2.2 million to avert the threatened closure of three elementary schools.
A consultant is suggesting that three elementary schools in Garrett County be closed to cut costs.
The Garrett County Planning Commission is opposing a state plan to strengthen protection of land along the Youghiogheny River in far western Maryland.